Night Out

High culture or high stakes? These timepieces pay tribute to a pair of very different forms of entertainment. But they’ve got immaculate style and serious class in common.

Haute Culture
It’s considered one of the most refined forms of entertainment: The opera. And now Saint Honoré’s collection of the same name has an equally refined and stunning new edition. The Opéra Black Éclair takes the established classic of a design and brings it to a gorgeous new level, with a jet-black case and contrasting crystal center and bezel — a new finishing technique that gives the look of pavé diamonds at a fraction of the cost. But you’ll find the real thing here as well, in a half-dozen sparklers set into the dial;

High Stakes
Give yourself the royal casino treatment with this piece from the Blackjack 21 Collection of Christophe Claret. More than just a simple watch, this stunning timepiece is also a miniature gaming salon, containing interactive tributes to 3 games: blackjack, dice and roulette. Toss a pair of exquisite miniature dice trapped at the 4 o’clock mark or spin the reverse-side roulette wheel and see if your lucky number comes up. And of course, it’s all luxury, crafted in titanium and gold with a black onyx dial and alligator strap;